- Jan 25, 2020
An attorney who specializes in lawsuits for victims of clergy sexual abuse has announced plans to file 12 suits in nine California dioceses under California’s new Child Victims Act.
Jacob Olivas was abused by a priest at the Catholic school he attended in California.
Dorothy Small said after she reported her relationship with the priest and he was removed from his post, she was ostracized and stripped of her position as soloist in the choir. Her world collapsed.
Catholic parishes in California are dealing with the aftermath of the country’s latest school shooting.
Students, parents and staff at St. Martin of Tours School in Brentwood have been thankful about being saved from the Getty Fire.
The Getty Fire that began whipping through mountain communities west of Los Angeles during the early hours of Oct. 28 caused the closure of several local Catholic schools, the evacuation of students and staff at Mount St. Mary’s University and a call for the retired sisters of St. Joseph of Carondolet to shelter in place.